You have joined us at the web pages for the Hutt Valley Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists. This site provides information for our branch members and also for anyone interested in researching their family history in the Hutt Valley area.
Our Branch generally meets twice a month at the Petone Public Library meeting room, 7-11 Britannia Street, Petone. Evening access is via the door from the Peel Place Car Park.
Parking is available in Peel Place Car Park, next to the Libary, and accessed from either Britannia St or Richmond St. This map shows Peel Place Car Park.
Visitors are most welcome.
Photos - Family History Open Day
View our gallery of photos and associated write-up for the Family History Open Day that was held on 22 August 2015.
HUTT VALLEY BRANCH MEETINGS
Thursday 8 October 2015, 7.30pm
'The benefits of belonging to NZSG' - Gill Knox and Peter Gibson
NZSG councillor Gill Knox will talk about the benefits of belonging to NZSG, and perhaps something about the rules review. Gill and Peter will then gladly answer questions about NZSG (rescheduling of presentation originally planned for the AGM night).
Thursday 15 October 2015, 10am
'From Poland to Pahiatua' -
A presentation on the epic story of how 733 mostly orphaned Polish children and their 105 adult caregivers ended up stranded on the other side of the world towards the end of World War II. They were part of the 1.5 million Poles who had been forcibly deported to Soviet forced-labour camps in 1940.
For more details see Meetings Coming Up.